Sunday 25 MAY 2003

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Notes on significant weather not yet written

Significant rainfall, strong winds, strong wind gusts and abnormally high and low temperatures for this day are given below. Descriptions of significant weather events are added here when time permits and reliable information is available. This is sometimes well after the event!

National weather extremes for today

Data provided by the Bureau of Meteorology

Records set this day: (none known)

Quality control note: Data is final. It includes late-received rainfall data and has been subject to BoM quality control checks.
Data is as received at 13:38EST, 03/03/2004.

Weather observations for today
Noteworthy  Weather         Capital  Cities         Regional  Cities       Alpine  Stations
Bureau of Meteorology Rainfall Bulletins and Weather Notes

Hottest
Highest maximum temperature>Greatest variation above normal maximum Highest minimum temperatureGreatest variation above normal minimum

36.4 BIDYADANGA W Kimberley WA
36.1 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA
36.1 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
36.1 WEST ROEBUCK W Kimberley WA
36.0 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
36.0 CADJEBUT W Kimberley WA
36.0 MANDORA E Pilbara WA
36.0 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT

+5.5   26.3 BENCUBBIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
+5.1   28.5 MULLEWA Central West WA
+4.9   28.0 PAYNES FIND E Gascoyne WA
+4.4   28.0 MEEKATHARRA AIRPORT E Gascoyne WA
+4.3   27.2 MORAWA Central West WA

26.0 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
26.0 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
25.5 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
25.0 HOLMES REEF Islands ISL
24.6 WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
24.6 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL

+6.0   21.5 BALGO HILLS Interior WA
+5.4   15.3 THREE RIVERS E Gascoyne WA
+5.3   9.8 YONGALA Upper North SA
+4.4   12.7 YEELIRRIE Goldfields WA
+4.3   21.0 MANDORA E Pilbara WA

Coldest
Lowest maximum temperatureGreatest variation below normal maximum Lowest minimum temperatureGreatest variation below normal minimum

2.7 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
4.9 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
5.6 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
6.4 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
6.5 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW

-6.8   7.5 BUSHY PARK (BUSHY PARK ESTATES) Derwent Valley TAS
-6.0   13.1 BROKEN HILL (PATTON STREET) Lower Darling NSW
-6.0   15.2 JERRYS PLAINS POST OFFICE Hunter Valley NSW
-5.8   13.3 BROKEN HILL AIRPORT AWS Lower Darling NSW
-4.5   16.2 MENINDEE POST OFFICE Lower Darling NSW

-17.8 CLARE HIGH SCHOOL Lower North SA
-4.6 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.4 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
-3.7 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
-3.4 CAPE JAFFA (CURLEY HILLS) Lower SE SA

-8.4   0.0 OAKEY AERO Darling Downs E QLD
-8.1   -3.0 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-8.0   2.2 AMBERLEY AMO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
-7.9   4.1 BRIAN PASTURES Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
-7.5   -1.0 STANTHORPE (GRANITE BELT HRS) Darling Downs E QLD

Wettest Major City Extremes
Todays highest rainfall totals for the 24 hours to 9am. It includes the top 5 totals nationally followed by all reported falls of 50mm or more.

104.0 MILTON POST OFFICE South Coast NSW
86.2 WANDANDIAN POST OFFICE Illawarra NSW
83.0 ULLADULLA AWS South Coast NSW
75.2 KURNELL (CALTEX OIL REFINERY) Sydney--east NSW
74.0 CREDITON Central Coast E QLD

QUEENSLAND
    Central Coast E
74.0 CREDITON

NEW SOUTH WALES
    Hunter Valley
54.0 TANILBA BAY WWTP
    Sydney--east
75.2 KURNELL (CALTEX OIL REFINERY)
61.0 BRONTE SURF CLUB
50.0 CRONULLA SOUTH BOWLING CLUB
    Sydney--west
50.6 GALSTON (ROWLAND VILLAGE)
    Illawarra
86.2 WANDANDIAN POST OFFICE
64.2 BENDALONG (JACARANDA AV)
56.0 CALLALA TREATMENT PLANT
53.6 CAMDEN (BROWNLOW HILL)
    South Coast
104.0 MILTON POST OFFICE
83.0 ULLADULLA AWS
68.8 YATTEYATTAH (POINTER ROAD)
65.1 KIOLOA OLD POST OFFICE
64.0 WAPENGO LAKE ROAD
60.0 BROOMAN (CARISBROOK)
53.0 MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 35.1 +3.6 20.5 +2.3 0.0
PERTH AIRPORT 25.3 +3.7 7.7 -2.7 0.0
ALBANY AIRPORT 21.9 +3.0 8.4 -1.4 0.0
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 22.7 +2.1 11.1 +2.5 0.0
DARWIN AIRPORT 34.7 +2.7 20.7 -1.4 0.0
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 20.3 -2.7 4.7 -3.6 0.0
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 18.1 -0.8 6.7 -3.5 0.0
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 13.9 -2.2 8.9 +1.6 1.0
CAIRNS AERO 28.3 +0.7 17.9 -1.9 0.0
TOWNSVILLE AERO 28.1 +0.5 15.6 -2.0 0.0
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 26.7 +0.8 11.1 -3.1 0.0
AMBERLEY AMO 24.4 +0.5 2.2 -8.0 0.0
BRISBANE AERO 23.3 7.5 0.0
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 13.3 0.2 0.0
COFFS HARBOUR MO 20.0 -1.3 7.9 -3.9 0.0
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 18.0 -1.9 12.0 +0.1 0.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 16.0 -3.3 12.2 +0.7 22.2
PROSPECT DAM 17.0 -3.1 11.5 +1.3 14.8
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 16.9 -3.1 12.2 +0.3 27.6
CANBERRA AIRPORT 16.0 +0.6 6.5 +3.3 0.0
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 18.9 +1.7 3.1 -2.9 0.2
MILDURA AIRPORT 16.7 -2.2 6.2 -1.3 0.4
EAST SALE AIRPORT 17.8 +1.0 4.5 -1.8 0.2
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 15.7 -0.9 5.5 -3.1 0.0
LAVERTON RAAF 15.0 -1.7 5.0 -2.7 0.0
BALLARAT AERODROME 14.8 +1.2 5.5 -0.3 0.0
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 14.4 +0.4 2.4 -2.2 0.0
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 13.0 -1.4 5.4 -1.5 0.2

Downpours Gales & Gusts
High rainfall for periods of 6 hours or less. Highest wind gusts above 89km/h (storm force) or mean wind above 62km/h (gale force). Wind direction and mean windspeed shown in brackets.
NEW SOUTH WALES
    Sydney--east
HOMEBUSH (OLYMPIC STADIUM) AWS
17.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 5.7mm/h
    South Coast
ULLADULLA AWS
21.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 7.0mm/h
10.8mm in 11 min to 03:00 58.9mm/h
17.8mm in 1 hr to 03:00 17.8mm/h
18.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 6.0mm/h
15.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 5.0mm/h

None reported